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Published: 20 August 2010

1300 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199564040

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Basic Documents on Human Rights

Sixth Edition

Edited by The Late Ian Brownlie and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill

  • Contains an unrivalled array of materials invaluable for a thorough study of human rights, providing students with an indispensable resource for research.
  • Provides students with a clear account of the most important human rights instruments adopted by the United Nations.
  • Fully revised to reflect all latest developments in case law and legislation, ensuring students have access to the most up-to-date judgments and statutory provisions.
  • Fully updated to provide a truly comprehensive reference resource, now including (amongst other new additions): the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 2007; the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2006; the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance 2006.
  • Accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, featuring an annotated list of web links and some bonus material on human rights and the human genome